St Leo’s was founded in 1917 by Brisbane’s Catholic Archbishop, Sir James Duhig D.D., and was located at 259 Wickham Terrace between 1917 – 1960.
St Leo’s College Within the University of Queensland was opened on 12 March 1961.
In keeping with the rich traditions of the past century, St Leo’s residents enjoy a diverse and active lifestyle embracing study, cultural and sporting opportunities, faith development, community service and a wealth of social opportunities.
This is alongside state of the art facilities and a learning environment that offers an exciting and rewarding academic experience.
In 2017, St Leo’s celebrated its centenary year. As the college continues to grow it remains committed to providing an environment where residents feel respected and valued, and can grow on their respective life journeys.
Visit our Live on Campus page to learn more about what to expect of living at St Leo's.